Religious Education Blog

(photo credit: MUUC, taken during a visit from Megan Kennedy and her hearing service dog Ras, from “Canine Companions”, and Lanie Cantor, who is raising a service dog)

From our DRE, Katie Camire:

January 2019

This month our RE classes will be exploring the theme “Possibility”.

Sunday, January 6th: Nursery Open; Multigenerational Service
Sunday, January 13th: Nursery Open; RE for Pre-K to 5th Grade; Crossing Paths Middle School; Coming of Age High School meets 12:30 – 2:00 pm
Sunday, January 20th: Nursery Open; RE for Pre-K to 5th Grade
Sunday, January 27th: Nursery Open; RE PreK to 5th Grade; Crossing Paths Middle School; Coming of Age meets 12:30 – 2:00 pm

For You

Starting over; Despite our best intentions, all parents make mistakes, act inconsistently, and generally fall short of our goals. But we can also model asking for forgiveness.

Michelle Richards
https://www.uuworld.org/articles/starting-over

How to Teach Humility to Your Kids in a Digital Age
https://www.thetechedvocate.org/how-to-teachkids-humility-in-a-digital-age/

Family Together Time

Create a New Year’s Resolution together

Focus on the Possibilities….
One thing I want to learn more about…
One thing I want to stop being afraid of…
I want to improve my …
I want to spend more time….
I want to spend less time…
I want to be more…

Book: “Good People Everywhere
Lynea Gillen (Author), Kristina Swarner (Illustrator)
Theme Connection: We believe in the possibility of good in all people.

Movie: “Ratatouille” (G)
https://www.commonsensemedia.org/movie-reviews/ratatouille

Theme Connection: Celebrating the impossible possible, even in fantasy

Movie: ” A Goofy Movie” (G)
https://www.commonsensemedia.org/moviereviews/a-goofy-movie

Theme Connection: The possibility of being wrong and restoring a relationship.

Movie: “Gym Teacher: The Movie” (age 6+)
https://www.commonsensemedia.org/moviereviews/gym-teacher-the-movie

Theme Connection: The possibility of change.

Want to get involved? Email me at “[email protected]” to find out more about the available opportunities!